The Wife of Beith; With a description of her Journey to Heaven.

Files

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Illustration on title-page of the Resurrection showing Jesus Christ rising from the tomb in a burst of light with 4 soldiers displayed in pairs of two on the ground.

Title

The Wife of Beith; With a description of her Journey to Heaven.

Creator

Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400

Publisher

Edinburgh: Printed for the Bookseller

Date

[1840-1850?] per National Library of Scotland

Extent

24 pages

Identifier

Is Part Of

a bound collection of 54 chapbooks

Description

Woodcut #75: Illustration on title-page of the Resurrection showing Jesus Christ rising from the tomb in a burst of light with 4 soldiers displayed in pairs of two on the ground.

Type

poetry

Abstract

"The Wife of Bath's Tale (Middle English: the Tale of the Wyf of Bathe) is among the best-known of Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. " Wikipedia

Coverage

Bath, England

Subject

Chapbooks - Scotland - Edinburgh

Source

Archival & Special Collections, University of Guelph Library, Guelph, Ontario

Format

JPEGs and PDF derived from master file, which was scanned from the original book in 24-bit color at 600 dpi in TIFF format using an Epson Expression 10000XL scanner.

Rights

In the public domain; For high quality reproductions, contact Archival & Special Collections, University of Guelph. libaspc@uoguelph.ca, 519-824-4120, Ext. 53413

Contributor

Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph Library, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Citation

Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400, “The Wife of Beith; With a description of her Journey to Heaven.,” Scottish Chapbooks, accessed November 29, 2022, https://scottishchapbooks.lib.uoguelph.ca/items/show/1016.

Geolocation

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